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Minnesota Finishes the Season at No. 1

by Tammy Tedesco | Feb 28, 2012
The University of Minnesota Golden Gophers will finish the 2012 season at the top of the NWCA/USA Today Division I Coaches Poll.

The University of Minnesota Golden Gophers will finish the 2012 season at the top of the NWCA/USA Today Division I Coaches Poll.

 

Four teams held the honor of holding the No. 1 spot this season: Penn State, Iowa, Oklahoma State and Minnesota.

 

Rounding out this week’s Top 10 are: Minnesota, Penn State, Oklahoma State, Iowa, Illinois, Cornell, Ohio State, Nebraska, Pittsburgh and Missouri.

 

The NWCA/USA Today Division I Team Coaches Poll Committee is made up of one coach from each conference.  A number one ranking is worth 25 points and a number 25 ranking is worth one point.

 

This poll is based on a dual meet ranking.

 

This is the final week of the NWCA/USA Today Division I Coaches Poll, all previous polls can be found at www.nwcaonline.com.   

 

 

NWCA/USA Today Division I Team Coaches Poll

Rank School Total Prev. Rank Record
1 Minnesota (9) 249 1 14-3
2 Penn State (1) 236 2 13-1
3 Oklahoma State 232 3 17-1
4 Iowa   221 4 14-4
5 Illinois 208 5 16-4
6 Cornell 198 6 11-1
7 Ohio State 194 7 13-4
8 Nebraska 176 8 15-4
9 Pittsburgh 160 9 14-2
10 Missouri 157 10 13-4
11 Wyoming 149 11 10-3
12 Oklahoma  143 12 13-5
13 Kent State 129 13 14-5
14 Michigan 126 14 6-6
15 Lehigh 112 15 12-5
16 Oregon State 97 16 10-3
17 Maryland 87 17 15-1
18 Northwestern 77 18 11-4
19 Binghamton 71 19 15-4
20 Virginia  70 20 11-1
21 Edinboro 41 T21 9-4
T22 Virginia Tech 35 T21 8-6
T22 Hofstra 35 23 12-3
24 Old Dominion 14 24 13-10
25 Purdue 12 25 10-10

 

 

Others Receiving Votes: American, Central Michigan, Chattanooga, West Virginia.

 

 

The National Wrestling Coaches Association, established in 1928, is a non-profit organization for the advancement of all levels of the sport of wrestling with primary emphasis on developing coaches who work in academic environments.   The membership embraces all people interested in amateur wrestling.

The three core competencies of the NWCA are:
Coaching Development, student-athlete welfare, and promotion of wrestling.

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    Minnesota Finishes the Season at No. 1

    by Tammy Tedesco | Feb 28, 2012
    The University of Minnesota Golden Gophers will finish the 2012 season at the top of the NWCA/USA Today Division I Coaches Poll.

    The University of Minnesota Golden Gophers will finish the 2012 season at the top of the NWCA/USA Today Division I Coaches Poll.

     

    Four teams held the honor of holding the No. 1 spot this season: Penn State, Iowa, Oklahoma State and Minnesota.

     

    Rounding out this week’s Top 10 are: Minnesota, Penn State, Oklahoma State, Iowa, Illinois, Cornell, Ohio State, Nebraska, Pittsburgh and Missouri.

     

    The NWCA/USA Today Division I Team Coaches Poll Committee is made up of one coach from each conference.  A number one ranking is worth 25 points and a number 25 ranking is worth one point.

     

    This poll is based on a dual meet ranking.

     

    This is the final week of the NWCA/USA Today Division I Coaches Poll, all previous polls can be found at www.nwcaonline.com.   

     

     

    NWCA/USA Today Division I Team Coaches Poll

    Rank School Total Prev. Rank Record
    1 Minnesota (9) 249 1 14-3
    2 Penn State (1) 236 2 13-1
    3 Oklahoma State 232 3 17-1
    4 Iowa   221 4 14-4
    5 Illinois 208 5 16-4
    6 Cornell 198 6 11-1
    7 Ohio State 194 7 13-4
    8 Nebraska 176 8 15-4
    9 Pittsburgh 160 9 14-2
    10 Missouri 157 10 13-4
    11 Wyoming 149 11 10-3
    12 Oklahoma  143 12 13-5
    13 Kent State 129 13 14-5
    14 Michigan 126 14 6-6
    15 Lehigh 112 15 12-5
    16 Oregon State 97 16 10-3
    17 Maryland 87 17 15-1
    18 Northwestern 77 18 11-4
    19 Binghamton 71 19 15-4
    20 Virginia  70 20 11-1
    21 Edinboro 41 T21 9-4
    T22 Virginia Tech 35 T21 8-6
    T22 Hofstra 35 23 12-3
    24 Old Dominion 14 24 13-10
    25 Purdue 12 25 10-10

     

     

    Others Receiving Votes: American, Central Michigan, Chattanooga, West Virginia.

     

     

    The National Wrestling Coaches Association, established in 1928, is a non-profit organization for the advancement of all levels of the sport of wrestling with primary emphasis on developing coaches who work in academic environments.   The membership embraces all people interested in amateur wrestling.

    The three core competencies of the NWCA are:
    Coaching Development, student-athlete welfare, and promotion of wrestling.

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